Safe Drivers and Fleet Awards

By Jena Williams

Saturday July 21st the Washington Trucking Associations announced the winners of the Annual Safe Fleets and Safe Driver Awards at the Day with the Winners, at Emerald Downs Race Track in Auburn, Wa.

Winners’ names were displayed on the trackside reader board at the end of the Washington Trucking Associations’ Race and the winners reported to the Winners Circle to have their picture taken with the winning horse.

Fleet of the Year 

Private Carrier Conference under 5 million miles – Charlies Produce

Private Carrier Conference over 5 million miles – Walmart Transportation

Movers Conference – Lile International

Log Truck Conference – Pat Rabey Trucking Inc

Common Carrier Conference – Gordon Trucking Inc

Grand Champion with best overall score – Gordon Trucking Inc.

Driver of the Year 

Private Carrier Conference – Robert Ness – Safeway

Movers Conference – Mike Blalock – Lile International

Common Carrier Conference – Mike Kvasager – Carlile Transportation

Safety Professional of the Year – Doug Stiffarm – Miles Resources

Congratulations to all the winners!